Sunday December 10, 1989

US date format: 12/10/1989, UK date format: 10/12/1989

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 10, 1989). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Marion Maréchal-Le Pen and Rosalind Groenewoud. In that special week of December people in US were listening to We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel. In UK You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block was in the top 5 hits. Glory, directed by Edward Zwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989 while Head First by Norman Cousins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Sweet Life. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Don Doko Don or Dirt Fox.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Movies

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Glory

Glory

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States of America

Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Jessica Tandy, Dan Aykroyd, Patti LuPone

Country: United States of America

The Wizard

The Wizard

Directed by: Todd Holland

Starring: Fred Savage, Luke Edwards, Jenny Lewis, Vince Trankina

Country: United States of America

Blaze

Blaze

Directed by: Ron Shelton

Starring: Paul Newman, Lolita Davidovich, Jerry Hardin, Gailard Sartain

Music Box

Music Box

Directed by: Costa-Gavras

Starring: Jessica Lange, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Frederic Forrest, Donald Moffat

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Sport Games on December 10, 1989

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NFL

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Minnesota Vikings : 17 - 43
  • Cleveland Browns - Indianapolis Colts : 17 - 23
  • Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 10 - 20
  • Detroit Lions - Chicago Bears : 27 - 17
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Green Bay Packers : 21 - 3
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TV Series

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The Sweet Life

The Sweet Life

Directed by: Rob Spera

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl

Blackadder Goes Forth

Blackadder Goes Forth

Starring: Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Alien Nation

Alien Nation

Directed by: Graham Baker

Baywatch

Baywatch

Directed by: Seth Gordon

Days to next December 10

If December 10, 1989 is your birthday you're 30 years, 9 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 12 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Head First by Norman Cousins

Head First

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"An eloquent plea for two needed emphases: more humane doctor-patient relations, and greater patient involvement in the struggle with disease."—Melvin

Straight by Dick Francis

Straight

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A jockey becomes the sole inheritor of his late brother's business, horse, mistress, and enemies.

Caribbean by James A. Michener

Caribbean

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In this acclaimed classic novel, James A. Michener sweeps readers off to the Caribbean, bringing to life the eternal allure and tumultuous history of this glittering string of islands.

Tales From Margaritaville by Jimmy Buffett

Tales From Margaritaville

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Margaritaville may not appear on a map, but it does exist--at least in the brilliantly creative, sometimes slightly skewed imagination of Jimmy Buffett.

Swan Lake by Mark Helprin

Swan Lake

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The two-time Caldecott medalist illustrates Mark Helprin's enchanting story of the characters in Tchaikovsky's famous ballet.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

750cc Grand Prix

750cc Grand Prix

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters

Digital Champ: Battle Boxing

Digital Champ: Battle Boxing

Platform: TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console

Genre: Sports

Don Doko Don

Don Doko Don

Platform: Arcade, Famicom, PC Engine

Genre: Action, Platform, Comical action game

Publisher: Taito

Dirt Fox

Dirt Fox

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Namco

Cyber Cross

Cyber Cross

Platform: PC

Genre: Beat 'em up

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 10, 1989?

On December 10, 1989 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is December 10, 1989?

On December 10, 1989 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 10, 1989?

On December 10, 1989 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 10, 1989?

On December 10, 1989 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 10, 1989?

On December 10, 1989 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 10, 1989?

On December 10, 1989 several famous people were born including, Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, Rosalind Groenewoud, Northie .

What was the number one song in December 10, 1989?

The number one song in the week of December 10, 1989 was We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel in US and You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block in UK.

What were the top hits on December 10, 1989?

The top hits on December 10, 1989 were We Didn't Start The Fire by Billy Joel, Another Day In Paradise by Phil Collins, Blame It On The Rain by Milli Vanilli in US and You Got It (The Right Stuff) by New Kids On The Block, Don't Know Much by Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville, Let's Party by Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers in UK.


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